Boot Camp, 1964. Oh ya, Dad was a good looking man!
Richard Dennis Pendergast
  • 66 years old
  • Date of birth: Feb 26, 1946
  • Place of birth:
    Huntington, West Virginia, United States
  • Date of passing: Feb 17, 2013
  • Place of passing:
    Cottageville, South Carolina, United States
Let the memory of Richard be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Richard Pendergast, 66, born on February 26, 1946 and passed away on February 17, 2013. We will remember him forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Tuesday Graham on 17th February 2017

"Miss & Love you still so much....can't wait until the day we meet again Dad.....All My Love XOXOXO"

This tribute was added by Carrie Fletcher on 7th February 2017

"Dad, it has been so long but never think I forgot you. It is stupid technology that kept me away, but enough of that. Soon another year will have passed without you. It has been lonely but probably more my fault than anything else. I really miss your guidance and friendship. Loving you as much- lol more- than ever. Love Always, Carrie"

This tribute was added by Carrie Fletcher on 26th February 2015

"Happy Birthday Dad!!! I have been missing you a lot, wondering what your advice would be on things going on, I sure wish I knew because when I had your approval I always felt I had made the right decision. So speak to me in my dreams or when I am awake, you know I wouldn't be afraid!"

This tribute was added by Sandy Hawk on 26th February 2015

"My dearest Brother-In -Law, I sure do miss you when I come to S.C.You was one special Man. Until we meet again. RIP in peace and I Love You...."

This tribute was added by Tuesday Graham on 15th June 2014

"Daddy I am missing you on this Father's Day. You will forever be missed. I hope you are looking down at me and I pray you watch over me. I am doing what I have always wanted to do and I pray that you are proud of me. Much Love Your Daughter Tuesday"

This tribute was added by Carrie Fletcher on 15th June 2014

"Happy Father's Day to the best Dad a girl could ask for. You are sorely missed. Love you so much!"

This tribute was added by Carrie Fletcher on 26th February 2014

"Happy Birthday Daddy!"

This tribute was added by Kyla Graham on 17th February 2014

"Grandpa, I love and miss you so much. It still hurts to know your gone but I know in my heart and soul that you are truly in a better place.
One day I'll see you again!
There are so many memories I have with you in them! You were an amazing grandfather and thank you for always loving me!"

This tribute was added by Karrie Robertson-Sulser on 17th February 2014

"Hi Mr. P.

It is hard to believe it has been a year already.  When I think back all I can do is thank you for being the dad that my dearest friend and her sisters loved so much.  I also thank you for being my 2nd dad for so many years when we were young.  It warms my heart now to look back at photos of you and my dad or of me you and Carrie.  You were, without a doubt, a very unique and special man.

Love Karrie R"

This tribute was added by Sandy Hawk on 17th February 2014

"Best Brother-In-Law ever. You always made my kids and I feel so welcome when we was at your house..You was the best tour guide a round and Matt, Michele and I loved you. You cought the biggest shrimp and oysters and you knew how to fix them. The best uncle my kids had. We sure do miss you. RIP..."

This tribute was added by Jodi Pendergast on 17th February 2014

"I don't even know how to describe the hole that has been left in my life and the life of my children without you here.  I know that the last few years were very rocky for us, but I pray that you knew always that I loved you same as always!  You were a father that we were blessed to have and I am thankful that your grandchildren could see the type of man you were, not just hear from us.  We are so lucky to have you up there watching over all of us now and guide us in the right direction.  I love and miss you Daddy!"

This tribute was added by Michele Drawdy on 17th February 2014

"Oh Uncle Den, you were one of the few guys from my childhood that I wasn't scared of. You were a good guy! I loved your Saturday morning pancakes. You had a way of making all of us feel so special. You never once failed to tell me "Oh, you're so pretty." I miss you. Your passion for life, your passion for fishing, your passion for god! You always gave 100% to everything."

This tribute was added by Cheryl Pendergast on 17th February 2014

"Your life was too short on this earth.  You was a good father and grandfather.  You are greatly missed by your children, grandchildren. and all who knew you.   You was a man of numerous hobbies, and loved life.   RIP"

This tribute was added by Tuesday Graham on 17th February 2014

"You will forever be missed Daddy, I Love You!!"

This tribute was added by Carrie Fletcher on 17th February 2014

"It has been a year today since you had to leave. I love you as much as ever and appreciate all you did for me. I ask myself, "What would Dad's advice be?"  I try to follow it, but sometimes I still act like a kid. I see you everywhere, the banana tree's, my wall's lol, sitting under the tree, planting and sowing the garden, fixing the pens. I am so glad I have these memories. I have you close to my heart. Without you, I don't know how I would have struggled on. Thank you Daddy. You are sorely missed."

This tribute was added by Carrie Fletcher on 4th January 2014

"Best Dad ever! Funny, strong, gentle, kind, the right amount of stern, altogether awesome! You are missed Daddy by so many."

Leave a Tribute:
Invite your family and friends
to visit this memorial:

Subscribe to receive e-mail notifications when others contribute to this memorial.

Click on a photo to enlarge.

This memorial is administered by:

Carrie Fletcher


Have a suggestion for us?

We are waiting for your feedback!